At 76, the tenor saxophonist may be reaching another peak in his career.
Marc Cary, the jazz musician, and his collaborators played two nights in Harlem ahead of the release of his latest album.
Mr. Swingle was a conductor and arranger whose group, the Swingle Singers, combined scat vocals with classical music.
Noveller, Remmy Valenzuela, Jason Nelson, Allegra Levy and Jeremy Pelt have released new music.
Barbara Carroll extols living in the present in her latest show, in an open-ended run at Birdland.